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  • Dining

    March 27, 2014

    Caracol, Hugo Ortega's Latest Outpost, is Reeling Them In

    The ambitious new spot is making waves.

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2013

    Hugo Ortega's Caracol Opens; Expect Crowds

    For those who speak Spanish, the word caracol is instantly evocative of seafood. It translates to conch, or shell, and in addition to rolling off the tongue, the word has special meaning for Hugo Ortega and his wife,Tracy Vaught, of Hugo's and Backstreet Cafe. "Hugo's brother used to be the chef a ... More >>

  • Dining

    October 17, 2013

    Top 10 Burgers in Houston 2013

    The rest of the best.

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2013

    Monica Pope Creates Dateworthy Hot Dog at James Coney Island

    It's Chef Monica Pope's turn in the James Coney Island Houston Chefs and Show Dog series. The Sparrow Bar Cookshop chef has created one heck of a gourmet hot dog that you will definitely want to make a date to try. Throughout the entire month of October, James Coney Island locations will serve her ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2013

    Urban Harvest's Eastside Farmers Market to Run All Weekend Long

    For all of the wonderful things that our Houston farmers markets offer, a consistent daily location isn't one of them. On one hand, it's incredibly convenient that there are farmers markets spread all over town for those who can't drive downtown on Wednesdays to catch the City Hall farmers market, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2013

    City Hall Farmers Market Starts Its 2013 Season Today

    Arriving just in time for some seriously pleasant weather and National Strawberry Day, the 2013 season of the City Hall Farmers Market is kicking off today downtown. This marks the fourth year that the market has been operating in front of City Hall on Wednesdays from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For openi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2012

    City Hall Farmers Market Starts Its Fall Season Today

    After a much-needed break during the hottest part of the year, the City Hall Farmers Market is returning to its regular weekly schedule starting today. The fall season of the City Hall Farmers Market starts today at 11 a.m. and will run every Wednesday throughout the season. The market closes each W ... More >>